Trip to Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish, NH

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Thu 6/20/13

Augustus Saint-Gaudens is considered the pre-eminent sculptor of the Gilded Age. Don't miss this tour and picnic lunch!

This trip includes a guided art tour (60 minutes, involves some walking both indoor and outdoor) and a 30 minute tour of “Aspet” Saint-Gaudens' Home. In between tours we'll enjoy a box lunch picnic on the lovely manicured grounds. 

Note: Please wear comfortable walking shoes and a sun hat. Do consider bringing a walking stick or cane as a lot of our walking will be on grassy areas.

Transportation:  Bus pick up at Peterborough Dunkin' Donuts at 8:15AM

                              Bus pick up at Jaffrey Dunkin' Donuts at 8:30PM

                              Drive time is approxiamately 90 minutes to Cornish

                              We expect to return 4:00-4:30PM


Fee:  $15.00 per person to cover the cost of the tours and box lunch. Please pay the fee in advance by a check made out to “Monadnock at Home”and mail it to PO Box 422, Jaffrey, NH 03452.

(If you are travelling to St-G's and meeting us there, the cost of the box lunch is $8.00 per person.)

RSVP no later than Thursday, June 13th by contacting Steffie Kyte at 603-593-5230 to reserve your seat AND choose your box lunch!

MENU – Choice of two sandwiches:

Fresh roasted turkey, bacon, avocado– with Bibb lettuce and tomato on Sour Dough bread


Roast Beef Gorgonzola – with fresh roasted garlic aioli on Homemade wheat bread

Potato Salad

Small bag of chips

Dessert bar

Note: Box lunches will include silverware wrapped in napkin. MaH will provide cups, iced tea, lemonade, water, cups and extra napkins.

In the event of bad weather, rain date is Thursday, June 27.